Health

Ensuring healthy eyes for women in April

Ensuring healthy eyes for women in April

Women are often responsible for taking care of their family’s health concerns but often neglect their own health, including the health of their eyes.

April 23, 2014 ×

Drink responsibly, know your limit

Have a drink. Heck, have two — but keep it at that. And be sure to have a designated driver.

April 23, 2014 ×
Impacting daily workplace health and safety

Impacting daily workplace health and safety

Occupational health nurses play a vital role in championing your health and safety on the job. Specific things done to encourage a safer, more healthful work environment include:

April 23, 2014 ×
Bath salts: Drug use could have dangerous consequences

Bath salts: Drug use could have dangerous consequences

Bath salts — not the Epsom salts for bath water, but the synthetic stimulant street drug — have many names including “Bloom,” “Blue Silk,” “Cloud Nine,” “Hurricane Charlie,” “Ivory Wave,” […]

March 26, 2014 ×
Meeting the challenge of eating right on a budget

Meeting the challenge of eating right on a budget

Have you given up on eating healthy because you feel like it costs too much? Not sure how to save money while at the grocery store?

March 12, 2014 ×
Ten facts to keep in mind about Traumatic Brain Injury

Ten facts to keep in mind about Traumatic Brain Injury

≅ 2.4 million people suffer a TBI in the U.S. every year. ≅ Blasts are a leading cause of TBIs in a warzone. Otherwise, falls account for 35 percent of […]

February 26, 2014 ×
Baby your brain: Know the signs of TBI, get plenty of rest and keep an eye out for vision problems

Baby your brain: Know the signs of TBI, get plenty of rest and keep an eye out for vision problems

Blurry vision, dizziness, mood swings, sleep problems and memory problems: these are all symptoms of traumatic brain injuries and can last from a few days to a lifetime, depending on treatment and severity.

February 26, 2014 ×
Staying safe while enjoying a German tradition

Staying safe while enjoying a German tradition

We are now in the middle of the German Fasching season — Germany’s “fifth season.”

February 12, 2014 ×